#FridayReads – The Craft of Writing

Writing

We’re celebrating the weekend with a special #FridayReads category. We wanted to take a look at books that focus on the art of writing. Whether you’re already a writer, aspire to be one, or simply want to improve your writing for class these are just a few titles we have on hand that you might want to check out:

Between You and Me: Confessions of a Comma Queen by Mary Norris
PE 1450 .N67 2015

Beyond the First Draft: The Art of Fiction by John Casey
PN 3355 .C295 2014

Drawing Words & Writing Pictures: Making Comics: Manga, Graphic Novels, and Beyond by Jessica Abel and Matt Madden
PN 6710 .A24 D743 2008

Eats, Shoots & Leaves: The Zero Tolerance Approach to Punctuation by Lynne Truss
PE 1450 .T75 2004

The Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr.
PE 1408 .S772 2000

Negotiating with the Dead: A Writer on Writing by Margaret Atwood
PR 9199.3 .A8 N44 2002

On Writing Well: An Informal Guide to Writing Nonfiction by William Zinnser
PE 1429 .Z5 1998

Spunk & Bite: A Writer’s Guide to Punchier, More Engaging Language & Style by Arthur Plotnik
PN 147 .P55 2005

Stop by and pick one up. You’ll be glad you did 🙂

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